Tuff spot play – Trams in the snow

For aaaaages now, Freddie has been pretending that he is driving his toy trams ‘through the snow’, after viewing probably one too many You Tube videos of the Croydon Tramlink during winter. So, what better way…

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Keeping A One Year Old Occupied – The ‘Pottering’ Drawer

At 17 months, Sasha is a proper little fidget-fingers, more so than Freddie ever was at this age. Since Freddie is now at preschool 3 mornings a week, I sometimes need, and use this time,…

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Pumpkin Investigation Chart & Pumpkin Guts Sensory Activity

So, a few days ago, harassed, and on the hunt for some pistachios and a nice bottle of red in Waitrose, I succumbed to Freddie’s request that he ‘needed’ a pumpkin. Once I had lugged…

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Sensory Toddler Activity: Spaghetti Lucky Dip

You will need: A load of spaghetti Large bowl Coloured, wooden blocks, or other brightly coloured, toddler-friendly objects I first tried this activity with Freddie several months ago, and it involves a load of cooked spaghetti,…

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